Find a Dentist. Services are based on volunteer availability at the time you apply. If we do not have an available volunteer located within miles of your location, we unforunately cannot provide you services.
Wendell Alan Racette, 65, of Delta Township, faces multiple counts of first- and second-degree criminal sexual conduct. Authorities have said that the assaults happened between and at Racette's former office on East Saginaw Street in Lansing, when the former male patient, now 21, was between the ages of 5 and The Lansing State Journal does not identify alleged victims of sexual crimes.
If you are like most Americans, going to the dentist is not your idea of having fun. It can be re-traumatizing. In order to avoid retraumatization many of us avoid the dentist completely and eventually find our teeth in various state of decay or disease.
J Am Osteopath Assoc ; 2 :e2—e Sexual assault is a traumatic event with potentially devastating lifelong effects on physical and emotional health. Sexual assault is associated with gastrointestinal, neurologic, and reproductive symptoms, as well as obesity, diabetes, and chronic pain. With 1 in 3 women and 1 in 6 men experiencing some form of unwanted sexual violence in their lifetime, sexual assault is a significant public health problem that necessitates attention in the medical community.
As of Monday morning, his license remains in good standing, according to the dental board website. White said the board has two investigators that focus on complaints and charges against dentists and oral surgeons. He did not, however, state an exact time frame as to when an investigation will start.
Abigail Constantino. A dental surgical assistant from Montgomery County, Maryland, has been found guilty of sexually abusing a teenager during oral surgery. Mervin Alexander Rivas-Chang, of Germantown, could face years in jail for sexually abusing a thenyear-old girl.
A dentist from Washington, D. Bilal Ahmed, 44, of Potomac, Md. The charges stem from a May incident when a patient awoke to find Ahmed sexually assaulting him after being given nitrous oxide during a dental procedure.
Sexual assault can happen at any time to any woman, but no one expects it to happen in the dentist's chair. Valerie Oliva, 24, says she was sexually assaulted while still groggy from anesthesia following wisdom teeth surgery. In video obtained by Inside Edition, she can be seen sitting in the dentist's chair as dental assistant Luis Ramos gropes her. I saw it happen to me.